òl

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish ól, from Proto-Celtic *ɸotlo- from Proto-Indo-European *pōtlo- (whence also Latin pōculum (drinking cup)) from *peh₃-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

òl (past dh'òl, future òlaidh, verbal noun òl, past participle òlta)

  1. drink
  2. booze, carouse

Noun[edit]

òl m (genitive singular òil)

  1. verbal noun of òl

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • òl” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “ól”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language